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Fashion Date: Circa 1902-1907

Hairstyle Description: Her hair is parted on the side. The top portion is drawn the opposing side of the part and made into a ponytail of ringlets. The ponytail is secured with a large bow. She has medium to medium/large ringlets. Her hair uncurled is probably shoulder blade length.

Costume Description: Her drop waisted dress is full both above and below the hip line, and the top is accented with a drop shouldered yoke edged with several rows of shirring. Her sleeves are two piece leg of mutton with the sleeve puff being separate from the forearm. Yoke and forearm of sleeves are accented with lace.

Identification Marks on Photo

Name of Sitter: Marie Dietsch

Type of Photo: Cabinet Card, Size of image, 6" W X 9" H

Studio: Estes

Studio Location: St. Joseph, MO, USA

Date: Provided by relative.

Other information: None provided

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Disclaimer:The photos located on this website, "A Brush with History: Vintage Hairstyles," are property of The Costume Gallery collection. They may not be reproduced in any manner without written permission from Penny E. Ladnier, owner of The Costume Gallery. The circa dates given for the photos are an educated guess, from analyzing the fashions worn in the photo. When an actual date is provided on the photo, that date will be included in the identification marks section. The location stated by the studio may be a clue as to where this photo was taken. Please take it as a clue. Many photographers traveled to locations and took photographs… meaning that the photo may not have been taken in the same city or town as the address of the studio.

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